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Manchester to Grantham by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 21m
  • Distance
    124 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 31m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Manchester to Grantham by train

Fast trains from Manchester to Grantham take around 2 hours and 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 124 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Grantham.

1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Grantham?

Direct trains from Manchester to Grantham have been found.

We usually find around 19 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Grantham every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Grantham?

The Manchester to Grantham train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Manchester to Grantham train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Grantham is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 07:38 and the last train is around 18:43. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Manchester to Grantham train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Manchester to Grantham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Grantham?

More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Grantham, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.